Had to double check if this was the "Are you a douchebag" thread!!!
'06 111R with Endless MX72 brake pads front and rear and Lotus Driving Academy 1:1 tuition from Martin Donnelly.
Birkin race car
'75 SP1600 Beetle: 1776 engine with engel 110 cam, 40-35 valves, high ratio rockers, pertronix ignition, duel 40 webers, remote oil cooler, disc brakes!
I'm going to get my lotus Elise chromed why would it look bad
Most of us buy a Lotus for the way it drives - that tactile feedback that no other car can give you. We're not exactly the 'hey, check me out bitches' crowd.
Honestly, a stock Elise or Exige attracts a bit too much attention for most of us. And those of us with the Chrome Orange, Krypton Green or Saffron Yellow paint schemes chose them as a means of self defense, hoping the typical inattentive zombie driving the Suburban might notice us in time to take evasive action.
Chrome just says 'douchebag who earned his money in a less than traditional fashion'.
Eric the Bastard, Esq. Sylmar, CA 2005 Chrome Orange Buzzbomb
Larini SE Exhaust LETSLA shift kit Exige Seats LSS Wheels
Lift Point Kit and Jack Helper Difflow 5-Element Diffusor
you can have it wrapped in whatever color you want these days... also protects paint if installed correctly with the right vinyl. not that I would EVER go chrome.. Flat black, yes.. but then again.. why?
followed by, "Please drink responsibly." And "Tobacco products may be harmful to your health." And, "Drink milk and always eat your vegetables." And, "Always practice safe sex. Wear a Trojan." And last but not least, "Do not attempt this at home. Trained driver on a closed course."
I could instantly see the statistic where is says BMW drivers have more sex than any other drivers changing in favor of Lotus drivers.